Dept. of Athletics and Recreation
Media Release | November 3, 2014
UBC’s Department of Athletics and Recreation announced today that Shawn Olson will be moving on from his role as UBC head football coach.
Media Release | May 29, 2014
Following a review of its varsity teams, UBC is investing an additional $500,000 per year to boost team success and achieve excellence on the national and international stage.
Media Release | February 28, 2014
The University of British Columbia announced today the result of the sport review of the 29 Vancouver campus varsity teams.
Media Release | January 21, 2014
UBC announced the stage one results of its sport review, with 16 of the current 29 varsity teams securing their status for the coming years.
May 30, 2013 - by Jean Kavanagh
Theresa Hanson’s first concern is safety and security.
Media Release | May 1, 2013
UBC has opened the first campus skatepark in North America, giving students, campus residents and Metro enthusiasts a new place to get radical on their skateboards, BMX bikes and rollerblades.
April 3, 2013 - by Heather Amos
New athletic facilities and partnerships make UBC a community sport magnet
March 6, 2013 - by Heather Amos
UBC head cross-country coach Marek Jedrzejek takes his team to Poland for the World Championships
Media Release | January 30, 2013
UBC is releasing a time-lapse video of the transformation of UBC’s Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre, which is now ready to welcome Canada’s and Spain’s top tennis stars for the Davis Cup. The facility, which boasts three ice rinks and was a hockey and sledge hockey venue during the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games, goes through a surface and technology makeover to become a world-class tennis venue.